Fedora 18 : xen-4.2.1-7.fc18 (2013-2225)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 64678


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


adjust gcc 4.8 fixes guest using oxenstored can crash host or exhaust memory [XSA-38, CVE-2013-0215] (#907888), guest using AMD-Vi for PCI passthrough can cause denial of service [XSA-36, CVE-2013-0153] (#910914), fixes for gcc 4.8

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Update the affected xen package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 64678

File Name: fedora_2013-2225.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/02/19

Modified: 2015/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.7

Temporal Score: 4.1

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:xen, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:18

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2013/02/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-0153, CVE-2013-0215

BID: 57742, 57745

FEDORA: 2013-2225